National Geographic Readers have been a hit in the competitive beginning reader category, and this book follows upon that success with the same careful text and brilliant photographs. Now the series is expanding beyond elementary school levels to reach children at the very beginning of their lifelong relationship with reading. National Geographic Pre-Readers use visual representation, repetition, and recognition to teach kids the most basic building blocks of reading.
This pre-reader uses simple vocabulary and fun pictures to capture the interest and help develop the skills of beginning readers. The humorous and fun information about one of nature's most intriguing animals makes this new reading experience a treat.